January Events Calendar - Central Oklahoma Frontier Country

January Events Calendar

Posted by Communications on 12/18/2017

Central Oklahoma’s Event Calendar January 2018

The following is a truncated list of events occurring in Central Oklahoma Frontier Country.

Dates are subject to change.


CENTRAL OKLAHOMA – Dress warm and bring your binoculars to the Annual Eagle Watch at Arcadia Lake Park January 5 through 7. Begin at the Arcadia Lake Park Office between 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. to receive information about where the Eagles can be found. The Park office will have a raptor wingspan display, videos and other great Eagle information. The price is $3.00 per vehicle.

The 48th Annual International Finals Rodeo returns to the Oklahoma State Fair Arena January 19 through the 21. Enjoy great family fun and rodeo action! Including barrel racing, bull riding, roping, bronc riding and more. For more information, call (405) 948-6800.

This season, the Moscow Festival Ballet presents the Best of Russian Ballet Gala at the Armstrong Auditorium in Edmond on January 29, a celebration of choreography preserved by the company over the past five decades. The program will include Marius Petipa’s technically exuberant Paquita from the old Imperial Russian Ballet, the celebrated “Kingdom of the Shades” Grand Pas de Deux from La Bayadere, Michel Fokine’s unforgettable Dying Swan, much more! On January 30, the Moscow Festival Ballet presents Romeo and Juliet & Best of Tchaikovsky. The classic story of Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet comes to life in this stunning performance filled with Tchaikovsky’s unforgettable music. In the second half, some of Tchaikovsky’s most beloved ballet scenes from Swan Lake, the Sleeping Beauty and The Nutcracker will showcase the exquisite grace of the great Russian ballet tradition. For more information, visit ArmstrongAuditorium.org.

Based on J.M. Barrie's classic tale, the Sooner Theatre presents Peter Pan JR, featuring an unforgettable score by Morris "Moose" Charlap and Jule Styne with lyrics by Carolyn Leigh and Betty Comden and Adolph Green. Peter Pan is one of the most beloved and frequently performed family favorites of all time. This high-flying Tony Award-winning musical has been performed around the world and delighted audiences for 60 years and is now adapted for young performers. The students in this cast are all in 3rd-7th grade. Tickets are $15. For more information, visit soonertheatre.com.

For more information on these events or to request literature on Central Oklahoma Frontier Country, get coupons and see a full calendar of events, visit oktourism.com or call 405-232-6552.


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